Gasparo Da Salo - Ashmolean

 

 
 
Model : Gasparo da Salo  "Ashmolean"
Built 1985
L.O.B.  17 1/2",  444 mm.
String length :   383 mm.
Front :   Alpine Spruce
Back :   English Sycamore cut on the "Half Slab".
Stings :   Dominant
Fittings :   Rosewood

This striking instrument is based on the Gasparo da Salo in the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford.  This is very large viola with a large sound.  It has had two owners from new, and is now back in the workshop. It is sold with a fitted case.
 
Price £4,500